Chancellor's Science Scholar Jasmine Akoto '22 has conducted research at Johns Hopkins and in three labs at Carolina.
A Culture of Innovation
Two core tenets, “Of the Public for the Public” and “Innovation Made Fundamental,” combine Carolina’s history of service to the state and its people with a willingness to evolve and respond. With accomplishments ranging from building the first astronomical observatory at a university in the U.S. to developing antiretrovirals that prevent HIV transmission by 96% — Carolina’s innovation and impact enriches the lives of people in our state, our nation and our world.
Carolina’s specialized subject librarians bring in collections from around the world and lead University Libraries’ research partnerships.
An interdisciplinary team of humanities students and faculty are documenting climate change in Robeson County.
Our scientific research aims to help make the world a better, healthier place. Our discoveries have saved countless lives and have the potential to save even more.
UNC Center for Galapagos Studies is reactivating the Galapagos economy through science, community and work.
Carolina’s network of makerspaces serve almost 4,000 students a year.
Solving Problems and Strengthening the Economy
Carolina’s inventive problem-solvers move ideas into the world fast to solve the most complex social, scientific and economic challenges in North Carolina and beyond.